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  1. Logo of the World Food Programme humanitarian organization is seen on a plane at the National Airpo

    Uganda probes UN relief food after three deaths: Police

    Uganda is investigating a supply of food from the World Food Programme (WFP) after three people died and more than 150 others became sick in ...
  2. China's Deputy UN Ambassador Wu Haitao accused the United States of "prejudice" after

    US at UN takes aim at China's Belt and Road initiative

    The United States on Friday clashed with China at the UN Security Council over Beijing's Belt and Road initiative, saying the infrastructure ...
  3. Global resource extraction and use has vastly outstripped population growth, the UN said Tuesday

    Raw materials behind half of global emissions: UN

    Extracting and processing materials, fuel and food contributes as much as half of the world's greenhouse gas emissions, the UN said Tuesday, as ...
  4. A flight information board displaying the details of Ethiopian Airlines Flight ET 302 is seen at th

    At least 19 UN-affiliated personnel killed in Ethiopian crash

    At least 19 affiliated with the United Nations were among those killed in the crash Sunday of an Ethiopian Airlines jet near Addis Ababa, ...
  5. Women dressed as handmaidens protest |outside the Italian labour ministry over gender-based

    March 8: A day to honour women around the world

    Marches, protests, strikes and studies -- people around the globe are taking action to mark International Women's Day and to strive for efforts to ...
  6. Bangladesh is sheltering hundreds of thousands of Rohingya refugees who fled Myanmar in camps set up

    UN urges Bangladesh not to close door to Myanmar refugees

    The United Nations on Friday stressed that refugees fleeing conflict should be granted safe haven after Bangladesh declared that it would no ...
  7. FILE PHOTO: People look at data on their mobiles as background with internet wire cables on switch

    How much does your government spy on you? UN may rank the snoopers

    A U.N. human rights expert has published a draft list of questions to measure countries' privacy safeguards, a first step towards ranking the ...
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    Egyptian executions follow flawed trials, torture: UN rights office

  9. FILE PHOTO: Coast guard walks past a ship docked at the Red Sea port of Hodeidah

    UN envoy urges Yemen combatants to withdraw from lifeline port

    The United Nations special envoy to Yemen urged warring parties on Monday to quickly implement a troop withdrawal from the port of Hodeidah, ...